What was water gate scandal?What really happened
The Watergate scandal occurred during the Presidential election campaign of 1972. Several burglars attempted to break into the office of the Democratic National Committee in the Watergate Apartment/Office complex next to the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. The burglars were caught and the investigation that followed implicated the President of the United States, Richard Nixon, and led eventually to his resignation.
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